Tnisha Nation, left, Sandrea Guerrero, center, and Elena Mojica reach out to families in the San Antonio Independent School District, Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in San Antonio. School districts that lost enrollment during the pandemic are looking anxiously to the fall to see how many families stick with the education choices they made over the last year. In hopes of boosting enrollment, many districts have launched new efforts to connect with families of young children, including blanketing communities with yard signs and enlisting bus drivers to call families. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Colorado Governor Jared Polis makes a point during a news conference on the state's response to the spread of the coronavirus Thursday, May 20, 2021, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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Police work the scene of a shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on Tuesday June 15, 2021 in Chicago. Police say five people standing outside on Chicago’s West Side were shot in a violent end to a day that began with a fatal mass shooting on the city’s South Side (Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune via AP)

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FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday June 15, 1996, Scotland's Gordan Durie, right, pulls back England's Gary Neville during their Group A soccer match at the European Soccer Championships at London's Wembley Stadium.  The Scottish men last qualified for a European Championship in 1996 but didn’t advance from the group stage after losing to England at Wembley. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, FILE)

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West Virginia unemployment drops to 5.5% in May

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